Clayton State University
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies
College of Arts & Sciences
2000 Clayton State Boulevard
Morrow, GA 30260-0285
(678) 466-4899 (fax)
Dr. Susan Copeland
Professor of English
210-G Arts & Sciences Bldg
Thank you for your interest in the MALS degree program at Clayton State University. As a potential graduate student, you
are welcome to explore our graduate studies
website, in addition to the academic and community events we offer on campus. Should you have any additional questions or concerns please feel free to contact the School of Graduate Studies or the MALS Director, Dr. Susan Copeland: (678) 466-4744
If you are interested in applying for admission, the online application is available here.
Admission decisions are based on many integrated factors. We recognize that qualities of character—in particular, motivation, intellectual curiosity, and openness to constructive criticism—are important considerations in the selection process, beyond a demonstrated commitment to academic excellence. Those applicants are accepted who are most likely to become successful members of and contribute positively to the MALS community.
Completed applications that are received by the preferred deadline will be given priority review. Those applications received after the final deadline for a given admit term will be recorded for the next available term.
The final deadlines for applications and supporting documents for
international graduate students are:
Application and Document Deadline
Please note: The School of Graduate Studies cannot be held responsible for delays that occur during the mailing process.
If you have any questions about the application process, contact the School of Graduate Studies:
Monday: 9am - 6pm
Tuesday: 9am - 6pm
Wednesday: 9am - 6pm
Thursday: 9am - 6pm
Friday: 9am - 3pm
PH: (678) 466-4113
FX: (678) 466-5042